Top 10 Tips For Learning How to Replace Your Windows

You may have received a scarily high estimate from your local window and glass replacement specialist, or you may just be a DIY enthusiast - there are many reason why you may decide to tackle window replacement on your own. It’s no wonder - the job can be done by almost anyone with the right tools and the following...

Different Types of Sheds

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Are you looking into purchasing a garden shed but unsure of where to start? There are many different options when it comes to sheds, and these days, you’re able to customise the look and size to your personal preferences. In this article, we’ll discuss five of the most common types of sheds and their benefits. Read on to learn which...

Home Decor Trends for Summer 2019

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As summer approaches, it's exciting to find ways to bring the beauty of the sun's rays and fresh air into your living space. Even if you live in a hot or humid climate, you can balance sunshine and warmth with comfort. Top designers are showcasing their decorating ideas, from outdoor entertaining to cooling the interior, to help you enjoy...

Floor Tiles and Outdoor Porcelain Tiles

About 40,000 years ago, when humans are supposed to live in caves, they drew animal sketches onto the cave walls. While there are many theories about this relic of pre-historic cave painting, it is also the first depiction of home decor. Designing and decorating the floors of our home is almost a natural instinct, inherent among us with individual...

To Sell or Upgrade? Property Decisions for the Growing Family

We can all remember how difficult it was to get that first foot on the property ladder, what with saving the deposit and all the costs that go hand in hand with property acquisition, and after a few years, you now have a growing family. Once it becomes apparent that you need more living space, you are then faced with...

5 Renovation Ideas for Your Garage Door

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Most home owners do not realize that the humble garage door is not just a functional area of your house but also the most impactful space for your property’s curb appeal. The best thing about transforming your discount garage door is that it doesn’t take a lot of cash to renovate, but the value that is added to your...

The best cleaning blogs

CLEANING BLOGS
Keeping your house clean and free of clutter is one of the biggest challenges of mothers, especially if you've got kids and other responsibilities. Sometimes, it seems almost like there's nothing you can do to stop your house from getting messed up.  For most people, the lack of knowledge on what to do or how to do it could make...

What Are The Most Common Plumbing Problems

There are many benefits that come with homeownership. There are also many potential issues that can arise as a result of owning a home. One of the least thought of parts of a home is its plumbing. That is until there is a problem. Since most plumbing fixtures are mostly out of sight, many people allow small issues to...

The Best Way To Clean Pet Hair From Hardwood Floors

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One of the no-so-fun tasks of owning pets is cleaning their hair. They shed it everywhere, more so on the floor. Fortunately, it is easier to get pet hair off the floor than it is to get it off carpeting and furniture. Unfortunately, hardwood reveals dirt more than other floors. So, you find yourself cleaning more often, and you have...

8 Ways Monty Don Provides Inspiration to Home Gardeners

Home Gardeners
British television presenter Monty Don has plenty of advice home gardeners can learn from. Here are some of the biggest ways he is inspiring to all gardeners. If you live in the U.K. and you love your garden, you've heard of Monty Don. He's an experienced, well-known TV horticulturist, though he calls himself an "amateur gardener." The latest studies show...

Reverse Osmosis vs. Ultrafiltration: Which Filter is Right for You?

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Deciding which type of water filtration system is right for your home can be tricky. There are several different filtering systems available that are able to filter your home’s water efficiently and safely. Two of the most powerful water filtration systems are reverse osmosis and ultrafiltration. While they both offer effective filtering capabilities, they do differ in some key...

Is Painting a Basement Floor a Good Idea?

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If your basement isn’t finished but you want to add some personality to it, painting the floor can be a great option. However, you won’t be able to avoid some of the steps you would take to finish your basement. You will still need to clean and waterproof your basement. Steve Schulz at Dry Basement Solutions says, “Water penetrating foundation...

7 Furnace Maintenance & Cleaning Tips to Help Keep Your System Running Strong

Furnace Maintenance
Furnace efficiency is the key to a lasting furnace system that can save you money on your monthly gas bills as well as costs on repair and buying a new one. Some common furnace problems can be, easily solved by you or a furnace expert. You just need to be in tune with how your furnace system functions as...

What Can You Do with A Flat Roof?

What Can You Do with A Flat Roof
There are many different types of roofs that you will see across a variety of house and building styles from traditional thatched roofs and iconic peaked roofs to flat roofs found on utility buildings and occasionally building extensions. If you’ve moved into a new property or have been wondering how to add additional space to your property and have...

5 Most Common Home Inspection Problems

Home Inspection
It doesn’t matter if you’re just buying a property or have been living there for years; it is important to have it inspected regularly. It’s a good idea to contact an expert in Sydney building defects and inspections to complete this for you. However, gaining an understanding of the most common home inspection problems will help you to deal with...

5 Things That Can De-Value Your Home

The fast-approaching Brexit deadline is taking its toll on the UK property market, with a recent RICS survey concluding that buyer confidence falling. As such, it’s little surprise that asking prices across the country are continuing to be reduced, with over a third of home owners lowering listing prices by an average of £26,000. For sellers, this means preparing your...

How To Save Electricity Without Even Trying

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Taking charge of your energy consumption needn’t mean that you have to take on a rather intense routine. In fact, I say it should be just the opposite. You can passively reduce your energy usage with some little changes in routine that will save money and the environment at the same time. Some of our habits can be quite wasteful...

What’s the Big Deal with Dual Pane Windows?

Making your home energy efficient.  It’s the big thing today. Doing so saves money on energy bills and helps keep your home more comfortable all year around. One of the popular upgrades people make is exterior wall insulation.  It’s a great move – if you also consider upgrading those holes-in-the-wall known as windows. Glass provides the bare minimum of protection from...
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